ACT Council of Social Service Inc.

Justice | Equity | Social Inclusion | Reconciliation

Working & Walking Together: Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Cultural Competency Training

Event date: 
21 May 2018 to 22 May 2018
Event time: 
ACTCOSS meeting room, 1/6 Gritten Street, Weston ACT 2611

Presented by Secretariat of National Aboriginal and Islander Child Care (SNAICC)

There are 3 spots available for this two-day Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural competency workshop for family and community services. SNAICC developed this training in partnership with Family Relationships Services Australia (FRSA), to support family and relationship services work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families and children. The program is based on their popular 'Working and Walking Together' resource. Each participant will receive a copy of this resource.

This workshop is designed for:

  • Agencies and services wanting to gain cultural knowledge for working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and families.

  • Individuals who want to increase their knowledge on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and their diversity.

  • Organisations wanting to increase cultural appropriateness of their service for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander clients and communities.

FYI: This workshop was sheduled for 19&20 March 2018, but is now postponed to 21&22 May 2018.

Day 1: Monday 21 May 2018, 9:00am - 4:30pm

Day 2: Tuesday 22 May 2018, 9:00am - 4:30pm

Participants must attend both days of the workshop. There will be no admittance to the workshop on the second day if you have not completed the first day.

Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea provided.

Terms and Conditions: Bookings are essential. Please register early as places are limited. Cancellations made less than 14 days prior to the workshop will incur a full charge.

This seminar is supported by funding under the National Affordable Housing Agreement (NAHA), which is jointly funded by the ACT and Australian Governments, and the Child, Youth and Family Services Program (CYFSP), an ACT Government funded initiative.

Event details
Event cost: 
$860 (only 3 spots available)
RSVP email: 
Event contacts
02 6202 7200
ACTCOSS meeting room, 1/6 Gritten Street
WestonAustralian Capital Territory 2611